East Renfrewshire Volunteer Programme

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Limited are looking to recruit an enthusiastic group of sports volunteers, aged 16 or over, to assist in the delivery of their sport and physical activity programmes including multi-sport coaching (daytime, after school, evenings or weekends) and school holiday activities.  Our next recruitment evening will be held as follows:

Wednesday 3rd February 2016

St Ninian’s High School, Giffnock

6.00 – 7.00pm

If you think you have what it takes and can make a difference to the local sports community, we’d love to hear from you!  For more information or to book a place, please contact Barry Cook, Active Schools Team Leader on 0141 570 7330 or email activeschools@ea.e-renfrew.sch.uk



Road Safety Calendar

We were delighted to hear that 2 of our pupils made the top 60 images in the East Renfrewshire Road Safety Calendar Competition.

Lawizah Shabaz in Primary 7 was Highly Commended for her efforts.

Lawizah Shahbaz – Road Safety

Katie Hayes in Primary 1 had her entry included in this years calendar which is distributed to all schools in East Renfrewshire.

Katie Hayes P1 Road Safety Calendar Winner

REMINDER- P1 Registration

Registration for Primary 1 for August 2016

If your child is aged 5


1 March 2016 and 28 February 2017

you should come to register your child at the school

between Monday 11 January – Friday 15 January 2016

between 1.45PM and 3.30PM

Items required to register your child in an East Renfrewshire Primary School:

  1. Either a rental agreement  or mortgage statement
  2. Birth certificate
  3. Appropriate documentation confirming legal parent/carer/guardian (Child Benefit/ Child Tax Credits/ full birth certificate)
  4. Current Council tax notification for the home address
  5. One of the undernoted
  • Bank statement
  • Utility bill
  • Driving licence (showing home address)

Afterschool Clubs

Thornliebank have a huge number of afterschool clubs happening both in and out of school this term.

Please use the link below to see a list of those starting this week or next and some starting later this term. If you wish any information about any club please contact Mrs McGarvey.

After school programme-January- March 2016

Some of the P1-3 clubs were so popular we have no places left and some pupils are waiting for places so if your child will no longer use a place they have been allocated please contact the school as soon as possible.

December diary dates-Thornliebank Primary School & Nursery

Tuesday 15th December, P5 & P6 Christmas Party *

Wednesday 16th December, P1 & P2 Christmas Party, Parents invited to attend at 2.20pm*

Thursday 17th December, 9.30am and 2pm, School Nativity Play and Concert

Friday 18th December, 9.30am and 2pm, Nursery Nativity Play

Friday 18th December, P7, Cluster Ceilidh, Woodfarm High School

Monday 21st December AM, P3 & P4 Christmas Party *

Monday 21st December PM, P7 Christmas Party *

Tuesday 22nd December, Dress as you Please

Tuesday 22nd December, Early Closure at 2.30pm

*Children may come to school dressed in party clothes on day of their class party.




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